1939 UK Trade Dollar Coin Ring

1939 UK Trade Dollar Coin Ring

$225.00Price

This beautifully hand crafted coin ring made from a 90% silver 1939 UK Trade Dollar will certainly draw a crowd. Truly a work of art.

The 1939 UK Trade Dollar was issued to facilitate British trade in the Orient, the reverse design incorporated the denomination in Chinese characters and Malay script (often found with chop marks).

The obverse of the coin features the standing figure of Britannia holding a trident and shield with a merchant ship in background, date in exergue.

Lettering:
ONE DOLLAR
1939

Engraver: George William de Saulles 

The reverse of the coin features  Chinese characters and Jawi script in ornamental flower.

Lettering:

ساتو رڠڬية‎

Translation:
Chinese: One Dollar
Jawi: One Ringgit

Engraver: George William de Saulles